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18 December

Scientists of TU Dresden explore the computational modeling of the human heart

The heart as a simulation: In a new project funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) scientists of TU Dresden explore the computational modeling of the human heart. They hope to gain a better understanding of its complex operation and thus better treatments for cardiac patients. The computer simulations...


17 December

Professor Bernd Kieback from the Fraunhofer IFAM receives William Johnson International Gold Medal

The Dresden materials scientist Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernd Kieback has been awarded the William Johnson International Gold Medal at the Advances in Materials & Processing Technologies Conference AMPT in Madrid on Monday, December 14, 2015. Thus, his lifetime achievements in materials research and teaching have...


16 December

The Puzzle of the Origin of Elements in the Universe

A rare nuclear reaction that occurs in red giants has been observed for the first time at the Gran Sasso National Laboratory in Italy. This result was achieved by the LUNA experiment, the world's only accelerator facility running deep underground. The LUNA experiment at the INFN Gran Sasso National Laboratory...


10 December

Dry and minimal-lubricated tribological systems

The Fraunhofer-Institut für Werkstoff- und Strahltechnik IWS Dresden along with ten further industrial and scientific research partners receive a € 7.2 million funding grant from the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi). The Ministry supports the research project, which focusses on energy...


09 December

Three scientists from TU Dresden have succeeded to raise Starting Grants of the European Research Council

Three scientists from TU Dresden have succeeded to raise Starting Grants of the European Research Council (ERC) in 2015. With coveted Starting Grants of the EU, young, promising scientists who have the proven potential of becoming independent research leaders, are supported. The biotechnologist Dr. Volker Busskamp...


Excellence is the city‘s motto

Dresden’s success is based on key technologies including microelectronics, information-and-communications, new materials, photovoltaic and nanotechnology, and, life sciences and biotechnology. The interdisciplinary collaboration between businesses and research facilities helps move Dresden forward.